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Inspired by the example of our meditation teacher Sri Chinmoy, we organise free meditation classes, concerts and other initiatives for the upliftment of the human spirit in over 40 countries around the globe.

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Our service

Besides being a home for its members to meet for meditation and spiritual activity, the Sri Chinmoy Centre also serves the wider world in many ways.

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Soulful music is one of the easiest paths to inner peace; we give many concerts including the international Songs of the Soul series. More...

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Many of Sri Chinmoy's students love to challenge themselves through athletics, and organise athletic events for the public. More...


In many cities, Sri Chinmoy's students have opened up restaurants, cafes and other enterprises - oases of peace in a busy world. More...

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A torch relay founded by Sri Chinmoy that travels to over 80 countries spreading the message of peace and oneness. More...

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As part of the Oneness-Heart Tears and Smiles initiative, we partner with other groups to serve people in less advantaged countries. More....

Around the world

Visit some of our 200 member websites and read about their spiritual experiences, stories and insights…

23 April 2015

Songs of the Soul Concert New York 2015

During a recent international celebration of Sri Chinmoy’s students in New York, a free Songs of the Soul concert was offered at the Baruch Performing Arts Centre, Manhattan.

20 March 2015

World Happiness Day 2015

20 March is the International Day of Happiness, Sri Chinmoy Centres around the world support initiatives to promote happiness.

Suprabha holds the unique distinction of completing the 3100 Mile Self-Transcendence race - the world's longest certified road race - 13 years in a row.

Sadanand Magee

Dublin, IE

Sadanand plays all kinds of percussion instruments, especially the Indian tablas. He travels to more than 15 countries a year to play meditative music, mainly as part of the Songs of the Soul concert series.

Source: Radio Sri Chinmoy

A live performance in Aveiro, Portugal in 2010, alongside Kanala Auer from Vienna on sitar.

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How to be a good spiritual seeker?

by Patanga Cordeiro from São Paulo, BR

As a foreword, I have honestly to say that it does sound quite amusing that I got into writing this. This question and the answers that may come up here actually mean my own seeking for an answer on how to improve my own standard. It seems to...

A Universal Heart of Sympathy

by Nirbhasa Magee from Dublin, IE

This is a play about the great Indian spiritual figure, Swami Vivekananda who lived in the latter part of the 19th century. His visit to the World Parliament of Religions in Chicago in 1893 is considered a landmark event in the arrival of...

A Divine Phone Call

by Jogyata Dallas from Auckland, NZ

Guru is a Sanskrit word meaning 'the one who illumines' – although my own Guru always tells us that the One who illumines and the only real Guru is God.

Sharani Robins

Happiness Anthology Takes Inspiration From Sri Chinmoy

by Sharani Robins from East Providence, US

Happiness, The Delight-Tree: An Anthology of Contemporary International Poetry is presented in honour of the International Day of Happiness. Representing 56 countries and five world regions, the poems are in English, with original-language versions...

Patanga Cordeiro

On Japan

by Patanga Cordeiro from São Paulo, BR

While running through some of the main wards of Tokyo metropolis, I got some poetic inspiration.  Just returning from Japan, I got inspired to write something on the plane. Thank you Guru, thank you Japan. My favourites are the last ones,...

Himadri Kavai

Díjtalan Meditációs Koncert

by Himadri Kavai from , CA

Inspiration Flames koncertek 2015. március 26-29 Az Inspiration Flames együttes tagjai meditatív dalokat adnak elő keleti és nyugati hangszeres kísérettel. A csoport Bulgáriából érkezik hazánkba, és Pécsett, Budapesten és Szolnokon...

Antaranga Gressenich

Reversal of my Fate Part III

by Antaranga Gressenich from Munich, DE

This afternoon it is cool and the sky is grey. After many weeks of drought it finally rained. The calendar shows Saturday, 3 December 2011. I am sitting at my desk and I think back over my life. I am now 47 years old. Had I not joined Sri Chinmoy’s...


A periodical collection of reflective essays contributed by Sri Chinmoy's students, each exploring a different theme. View some of our recent editions...

Stories by our members

  • the spiritual search that led us to the Sri Chinmoy Centre
  • Inner growth and fulfillment on our path of self discovery
  • Profound experiences with our teacher, Sri Chinmoy.

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